SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan (SyCipLaw) has once again been awarded the Philippine Law Firm of the Year at the Chambers Asia Pacific & Greater China Region Awards 2023. SyCipLaw partner and Special Projects Department Head Rocky Alejandro L. Reyes was present to accept the award during the ceremony, which took place at the Marina Bay Sands in Singapore on May 4. This marks the Firm's ninth Philippine Law Firm Award win, having previously been recognized in 2012, 2015-2018, and 2020-2022.
Held annually, the Chambers Asia Pacific & Greater China Region Awards recognize law firms' pre-eminence in key jurisdictions in the region. The awards are meant to reflect their achievements over the past 12 months including outstanding work, impressive strategic growth, and excellence in client service. The awards also honor the work of national and international law firms based on the research for the recent edition of Chambers Asia Pacific.
SyCipLaw was selected from a pool of highly esteemed Philippine law firms, based on its work in various practice areas, including Banking & Finance, Corporate Law, Dispute Resolution, Arbitration, Employment, Intellectual Property, Projects, Infrastructure & Energy, and Tax.
"We are honored and delighted to receive this recognition," said Managing Partner Hector M. de Leon, Jr. "This award is a testament to our team's dedication and hard work in delivering high-quality legal services to our clients. We remain committed to providing innovative and strategic legal solutions that meet our clients' needs and exceed their expectations, driven by the Firm's integrity, excellence, solidarity and stewardship values."
SyCipLaw has been at the forefront of the Philippine legal industry for over 75 years, advising clients on some of the country's novel, most complex, and high-profile legal matters. The Firm's reputation for excellence and professionalism has earned it numerous awards and accolades over the years, as it maintains its commitment to remain one of the country's leading law firms.
The full list of winners is on the Chambers Asia Pacific Awards 2023 page.